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59,000 candidates for Unilorin post-UTME screening

No fewer than 59,306 candidates are expected to sit for the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) post-Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).

NANS warns against tertiary institution’s plan to proscribe student unionism

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Oyo State axis, has urged the management of Federal College of Forestry, Ibadan, to shelve its plan to proscribe the Students’ Union Government in the institution.

JAMB: Admissions will only be offered to qualified candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has explained that admissions would only be given to qualified candidates who apply for courses into the various institutions in the country.

JAMB fixes mock UTME for April 1

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed Monday, April 1 for its 2019 mock examination earlier scheduled for Saturday, March 23, 2019.

JAMB: UTME holds April 11

Barring any unforeseen circumstances, candidates who successful applied for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, would sit for the examination on April 11th.

JAMB to conduct mock exam March 23

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), said on Monday that its rescheduled mock exam will hold on March 23.

JAMB: No going back on UTME biometrics

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), says it will not rescind its decision on the use of biometrics in the conduct of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

JAMB: Level of extortion at UNIBEN CBT centre ‘shocking’

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said it was shocked at the high-level extortion of candidates discovered at the University of Benin’s Computer-Based Centre which led to its suspension in the registration of the ongoing Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

JAMB registers 869,709 candidates, suspends nine centres for malpractice

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said that it registered 869,709 candidates for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, which is scheduled to hold in March.

UTME: JAMB records N1.2 billion revenue in one week

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that it made a total sum of N1.3 billion between January 18 and 24, 2019 as revenue.

UNILORIN begins screening of 39,711 candidates for post-UTME

The University of Ilorin has begun screening for its post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in the 2018/2019 academic session, with 39, 711 candidates taking part in the exercise.

JAMB announces closure of Direct Entry application, releases results of rescheduled UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday announced that the Direct Entry (DE) application, which began in December 2017, would close on June 4.

Elizade University matriculates 350 students, begins solar acquisition training

Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, has commenced a solar training programme for its newly admitted students as part of efforts to proffer lasting solutions to the epileptic power problem confronting the state and nation at large.

University of Ibadan: New students to pay N35,000 acceptance fee

The University of Ibadan (UI), has released the admission list for those who chose the institution in the 2017/2018 UTME/Direct Entry admission exercise.

University of Ibadan to admit 3,783 out of 56,172 candidates

The University of Ibadan is set to give admission to 3,783 of a total of 56,172 candidates that chose the institution for admission through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) for the 2017/2018 academic session.

JAMB urges telecoms firms to stop extorting candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has urged telecoms firms to stop collecting multiple SMS charges from candidates attempting to register for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, and Direct Entry, DE.

JAMB fixes March 9 to 17 for 2018 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in 2018 will hold from March 9 to March 17 in about 620 computer-based test centres nationwide.

JAMB disburses N28.8 million for prison examination centres

The sum of N28.8 million has been disbursed to provide computer sets that would allow prison candidates sit for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, and Direct Entry, DE, the registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Ishaq Oloyede, has said.

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